Apply to Primary School 5K - Grade 5

In the Primary School (5K - grade 5), our teachers nurture students’ love of learning using inquiry to build on their natural curiosity, and encouraging critical thinking and reflection. Please click below to learn more about the admissions process.

Please inquire with the Admissions Office about space availability as well as academic and language prerequisites. 

The process for applying to the primary school is the same for local and international applicants.

Steps to Apply

Atlanta International School uses an online application system called Ravenna to manage our application process. Once you create an account with Ravenna, you are able to register for tours and events, as well as complete your application and follow its progress throughout the admission season.

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  • Step 1: Create a Ravenna account

    • Create your account with Ravenna
    • Please have your application complete along with all supporting documents submitted by the January 31st deadline.
  • Step 2: Delegate Required Documents to Child’s Current School

    All required documents can be found within Ravenna
    • Login to your Ravenna account and delegate the appropriate teacher evaluation forms to your child’s current school.
    • Please print the Transcript Release Form and take it directly to your child’s current school. The teacher will then send your child’s transcripts from this school year and last directly to AIS.
  • Step 3: Schedule a Visit

    There are many ways to engage with Atlanta International School and our community during the admission season. We encourage you to participate in a tour, Information Session or Open House. This admissions season we are offering a combination of virtual and in-person events.

    Applicant Screening Days are a required part of the application process for all grade levels. We hold in-person screenings for local applicants during the regular admission session - zoom for out-of-state/international families. 

    Dates for all events can be found here . All events and screening days can be scheduled in advance via your Ravenna account.
  • Step 4: Notification of Admission Decision

    All families will be notified of their admission decision, and financial aid award if applicable, on April 2nd, 2022 through the Ravenna portal.
  • Step 5: Applicant Response

    All families must notify AIS of their enrollment decision by April 14th, 2022.

Additional Admissions Information

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  • Age Requirements

    5K - Grade 5: The birthday cutoff for admission is September 1. Please refer to the chart below for the grade-specific age requirements:
    5K = age 5
    Grade 1 = age 6
    Grade 2 = age 7
    Grade 3 = age 8
    Grade 4 = age 9
    Grade 5 = age 10

Admissions Contact

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  • Photo of Olga Nobleton

    Olga Nobleton 

    Primary School Admission Manager Grades 3K - 5K
  • Photo of Kirsten Wing

    Kirsten Wing 

    Primary School Admission Manager Grades 1 - 5
    404-841-3840 x408

Admissions Events

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Atlanta International School

A private, non-profit, international, IB World School for grades 3K-12, featuring full and dual-immersion language programs.

2890 North Fulton Drive

Atlanta, Georgia 30305, USA